Pierre Brissaud : Elsie de Wolfe's decor for the ballroom of Conde Nast's Park Avenue penthouse. The brilliantly colored Chinese paper was preserved when the apartment was dismantled in the 1940s, and after spending 60 years in storage at Gracie Wallpaper, a section was recently reinstalled in Michael S. Smith's NYC apartment.
remnants of a school for girls. Imagine walking down this hall in this light every morning on your way to the kitchen. This would go in the same house as the white bedroom w/ the bed facing that beautiful half moon window and all the windows on the right
Palazzo Zenobio Built in 0690 for the wealthy Zenobio Family of Verona on a plan by the architect Antonio Gaspari, a pupil of Longhena, the Zenobio Palace has been the premises of the Armenian College since 1850 and is one of the most important exemplars of baroque art in Venice. Among its salons, of particular interest is the sumptuous ballroom frescoed by Dorigny.